Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Embedded deep in the brain's temporal lobe, the hippocampus plays a major role in learning and memory. Dr. John O'Keefe’s research was critical to revealing its importance for...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Ice cubes melt when taken out of the freezer. But what if water could persist in the solid state when left on the kitchen counter? This unusual water would be called metastable. Long-term...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Friday, July 9, 2021 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Join us to learn about materials physics from Carnegie scientist Sally Tracy. Tracy uses cutting-edge experimental and analytical techniques to understand the fundamental physical behavior of...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Professor Hell received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2014 "for the development of super-resolved fluorescence microscopy," and the Kavli Prize in nanoscience that same year for his...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Join us for an hour-long conversation between Carnegie Science President, Eric Isaacs, and science evangelist, Ainissa Ramirez. Often when we discuss the development of chemicals and substances,...
Carnegie Zoom Digital Series
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Lord of Ludlow Martin Rees will discuss his vision for the future of humanity and science as articulated in his new book "On the Future." Martin Rees is the UK's Astronomer Royal. He...
Broad Branch Road Neighborhood Lectures
Graham Pearson
Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Finding and evaluating diamond deposits is one of the hardest tasks in mineral resource development. In this talk, we will delve a little into the techniques used to find diamonds and how to...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Wednesday, April 28, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
It is perhaps a huge understatement to say that our human footprint upon planet Earth is creating a host of challenges for all of us—as individuals, organizations, broader societies, and...
Science in the Neighborhood Series
Thursday, April 22, 2021 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Like a hibernating bear, some organisms can induce a state of reversible suspended animation to survive the damage caused by extreme conditions or trauma. On April 22, cell biologist Mark Roth...
Capital Science Evening Lectures
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Thousands of exoplanets are known to orbit nearby stars and small rocky planets are common. Now, observations of exoplanet atmospheres looking for water vapor or gases that might signify the...

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